Quotes David Gallo, who helped find Air France Flight 447 at the bottom of the Atlantic in 2011 and who is now senior advisor for strategic initiatives at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.
Quotes Robert Newton, an oceanographer at Lamont–Doherty Earth Observatory.
Quotes Lamont scientist Maureen Raymo.
Features Lamont scientist Peter deMenocal and the Center for Climate and Life.
PETER DEMENOCAL: The United States I think has the best organized and some of the top talent in climate science and engineering in the world. You know, the concern is that that brain trust, that amazing compendium of knowledge that we have right now is going to disappear because it's really hard-earned.